Louis XVI Style French Secretaire in the Style of Riesener

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This is a wonderfully crafted piece! The ebonized and French polished wood has a high luster, museum quality finish. Topped with a thick Carrara marble slab in great condition, this secretaire also features gilt trims throughout. The secretaire has finely cast gilt bronze hardware and the fluting is lined with gilt brass. The interior is the best part! Behind the drop front, which is lined with a gilt embossed leather and sustained with decorative brackets, is a full cabinet with dovetailed drawer, doors, and compartments. To provide additional storage, the piece also has three large bottom drawers!
Details
In the Style Of
Louis XVI
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
1910
Period
1910-1919
Materials and Techniques
Brass
Bronze
Leather
Carrara Marble
Condition
Excellent. This piece is in excellent antique condition.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
56.63 in. H x 35.38 in. W x 17.13 in. D
144 cm H x 90 cm W x 43 cm D
Dealer Location
Austin, TX
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU85956868333
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1stdibs seller since 2008
Located in Austin, TX

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